Sawyers at work outside Changi
|Title||Sawyers at work outside Changi|
|Maker||Griffin, Murray (Artist)|
|Place made||Singapore: Changi|
|Medium||brush and brown ink and wash over pencil on paper|
|Measurement||Overall: 21.4 x 27.9 cm|
Men of the Forestry Unit sawing logs for firewood. This unit was one of the first established by the prisoners upon their captivity. Wood was a necessity for cooking their rations and to also build equipment and accommodation around the camp. While a prisoner, Griffin occupied his time by recording the everyday going ons of the camp.